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Welcome to iPhoto, iMovie and Other Useful Mac Programs for SENIORS

iPhoto, iMovie and Other Useful Mac Programs for SENIORS

Author: Studio Visual Steps
full colourISBN: 978 90 5905 138 6
Book type: Paperback, full color
Number of pages: 256
Table of contents - pdf file PDF file
Sample chapter - pdf file PDF file

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All Mac computers come with an assortment of user-friendly programs that allow you to perform everyday tasks quickly and easily. You can organize and edit your photos with iPhoto and use iMovie to import, arrange and edit your video clips into a professional movie.
Become more proficient with programs you use on a daily basis, such as Safari to surf the web and Mail to send and receive email messages. Learn how to use Calandar to manage appointments and organize contact information with Contacts.
The Mac also contains a number of useful tools that help to make the Mac easier to use. For instance, you can use Launchpad to open programs (apps) from a single place. You can add your favorite apps to Launchpad yourself and organize similar apps into folders. 
We hope you enjoy the multitude of practical and useful programs on your Mac!

Topics covered in this computer book:

  • photo and video with iPhoto and iMovie
  • playing music with iTunes
  • useful tips for Internet and email
  • creating an address book and calendar
  • creating backups

Suitable for: OS X Lion and Mountain Lion

Prior experience: Basic computer skills

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Visual Steps

iPhoto, iMovie and Other Useful Mac Programs for SENIORS is written using the acclaimed Visual Steps method. This method features the following:

  • Content - the special needs and requirements of the beginning user with little or no technical background have been taken into account.
  • Structure - self-paced, learn as you go. Proceed step by step with easy to follow instructions. What's more, the chapters are organized in such a way that you can skip a chapter or repeat another as desired.
  • Illustrations - plentiful use of screen illustrations to show you if you are on the right track.
  • Layout - large sized book and large print make it easy to read.

The Studio Visual Steps Authors

The Studio Visual Steps team of authors consists of different professionals, all thoroughly experienced in their subject field.